Auction 93 Part 2 - Ancient Books, Chassidic and Kabbalistic Books, Manuscripts and Letters

Kol Aryeh – By the Reprover of Polonne – Korets, 1798 – First Edition

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Kol Aryeh, pilpul, homily and mussar on the Torah weekly portions, and selections on Neviim, Ketuvim and Aggadot, by R. Aryeh Leib Gliener – the Reprover of Polonne. Korets, [1798]. First edition. Approbation by R. Levi Yitzchak of Berditchev.
R. Aryeh Leib Gliener – "Reprover of Polonne" (d. 1770), was among the first disciples of the Baal Shem Tov and disseminator of his teachings. A holy wonder-worker, renowned in his generation as a reputed orator and maggid.
Signature (indistinct) on title page.

[1], 60, 51-55 leaves. 20.5 cm. Bluish paper. Condition varies, first leaves in fair condition, most leaves in good-fair condition. Stains, including dark stains in several places. Open tears to title page and several other leaves, affecting text, repaired with paper. Worming, affecting text, repaired with paper. Stamps and handwritten inscriptions. New leather binding.

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